The Mental Health Council of Tasmania (MHCT) is a member based peak body. We represent and promote the interests of community managed mental health services and have a strong commitment to enabling better access and outcomes for every Tasmanian.

2019 Mental Health Week Small Grants Application

2019 Mental Health Week Small Grants Application Form

  • Please complete the online application form below to apply for a 2019 Mental Health Week Small Grant. Before you apply for a Grant, please review and confirm your group or organisation is eligible and meets the selection criteria. Please also read through the event planning guide via

    All Grant applicants must register their 2019 event on the MHCT Mental Health Week event program, visit

  • The 2019 Mental Health Week Small Grants program:
    opens 9:00am on Monday, 24 June 2019
    closes 5:00pm AEST on Monday, 22 July 2019

  • Eligibility

    Organisations must have an ABN or be auspiced by an organisation with an ABN, and be undertaking the event or activity in Tasmania. The planning activity must clearly align with the theme for Mental Health Week 2019’.

  • Selection Criteria

    Small Grants applications will be reviewed and assessed by the MHW Selection Panel. The funding process is competitive and your application will be rated against the following selection criteria. Please also note, your requested funding amount may not be available, and another amount may be allocated, should your Small Grant be successful.

    1. Meets all necessary requirements, including incorporating the 2019 MHW theme, Mental Health: We All Have A Role to Play
    2. Willingness to explore collaboration and partnership with other organisations/agencies on the event, in particular those targeting the same audience and in the same location
    3. Innovation and creativity of the event concept
    4. Demonstrated clear targets around population size and audience
    5. Demonstrated clear promotional planning and methods



The Mental Health Council of Tasmania is proudly supported by the Department of Health, who have provided the available 2019 Mental Health Week Small Grant funding.